POLICE

  • Tension grips Kashmir, 2 policemen arrested for killing a teenager during pro-Masarat Alam rally 8 hours 34 minutes ago

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday admitted that security personnel violated the standard operating procedure while firing at a mob in Narbal village of Budgam district. Two police officers have been arrested and the government has ordered a magisterial probe into the firing at a mob protesting against the...
  • Violence reported across Kolkata during civic polls 8 hours 51 minutes ago

    A police sub-inspector was injured when supporters of two political parties clashed immediately after the end of the high-stake election to Kolkata Municipal Corporation, which witnessed a 62 per cent voter turn-out. ...
  • Kolkata: A sub-inspector injured in clash after civic polls 10 hours 41 minutes ago

    Kolkata: A sub-inspector of Girish Park police station was critically injured by bomb splinters during a clash allegedly between two political parties soon after voting for the city civic board ended this afternoon. Police said the SI was rushed to a local hospital where his condition was stated to be critical. The...
  • Delhi Police files chargesheet in corporate espionage case 15 hours 7 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police Crime branch on Saturday filed a chargesheet in the Petroleum Ministry corporate espionage case. The chargesheet names 13 accused and the court has fixed April 20 for taking its cognizance. Sources said the chargesheet mentions how some documents were fraudulently taken out from the ministries...
  • No measures to guard traffic personnel against toxic air despite high pollution levels 21 hours 46 minutes ago

    Despite high pollution levels in our cities there are hardly any measures to guard the traffic police personnel against the toxic air on the road. ...
  • Kolkata: High Court seeks details of money spent by Justice Sen Commission Yesterday

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Friday sought details of the money spent by Justice Shyamal Sen Commission which probed the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam. Hearing a PIL, a division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Joymalya Bagchi asked the government to submit in four weeks the details...
  • Delhi Police launches online FIR for vehicle thefts 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday began its ambitious project of registering online FIRs in motor vehicle theft cases through its website and a dedicated app with the first day seeing lodging of five such cases. The test run for online registration of motor vehicle theft app started on Thursday midnight...
  • Agra: Church vandalised by unknown miscreants, FIR registered 2 days ago

    Agra: A church was vandalised in Agra late Wednesday night by unknown miscreants, triggering outrage among the members of the local Christian community. Police said miscreants broke window panes at St Mary's Church in Rakabganj. An FIR has been lodged against unknown persons, they said, adding that two statues on the...
  • RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan receives threat email, Cyber Crime Investigation Cell launches probe 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has received a threat message on his email ID. According to Mumbai Police sources, the email was sent from a Gmail id. RBI officials have alerted the office of the Joint Commissioner, Crime Branch. The Cyber Crime Investigation Cell has launched a probe...
  • VK Singh terms order to recover money from martyr's family for his last rites a clerical error 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In a bid to protect the Chhattisgarh government from the embarrassment after it asked a martyr's family to return the money given for his last rites, Union Minister VK Singh termed it a clerical error. Singh said, "The Congress will blame us for everything. It doesn't mean they're...
  • Chhattisgarh Police withdraws order to recover money from SPO's family given for his last rites 3 days ago

    Raipur: The Chhattisgarh Police on Wednesday said they were withdrawing the order of recovering the money given to Special Police Officer Kishore Pandey's family for his last rites in 2011. Pandey was martyred in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh and his family was given Rs 10,000 for his last rites....
  • Martyred SPO's family asked to return Rs 10,000 given for his last rites 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident, the family of Special Police Officer Kishore Pandey, who was martyred in a Naxal attack in 2011 in Chhattisgarh, has been asked to return Rs 10,000 given for his last rites. The money was used from the Police welfare fund. The family received the...
  • Railways Police Commissioner warns of 26/11 like attack in Mumbai, IB issues alert 4 days ago

    Mumbai: There is a possibility of another 26/11 like attack in Mumbai in the next 2-3 months according to the Intelligence Bureau which issued an alert for the city after the Railways Police Commissioner wrote to the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) warning of a terror strike. The Railways Police Commissioner letter...
  • Passenger train coach gutted in Andhra Pradesh; no casualties reported 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: A coach of the Chennai-Gudur passenger train was gutted at Sullurpet railway station in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday evening but nobody was injured in the accident, Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said. As the train was approaching platform number one at 7.20 pm, its second coach near...
  • Sukma ambush in which 7 policemen were killed a result of tactical blunder: Sources 5 days ago

    Raipur: After the Sukma encounter with Naxals on Saturday that left seven Special Task Force police personnel dead, an Additional Director General level officer is under the scanner for the ambush, said sources. According to the sources, the operation was reportedly controlled by the ADG without keeping...
  • Chhattisgarh: Four security personnel killed, 7 injured in landmine blast triggered by Naxals 5 days ago

    Raipur: In the fourth consecutive Naxal attack in three days, four security personnel were killed and seven others injured on Monday when the rebels blew up an anti-landmine vehicle in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district. The blast was triggered by the Naxals using 50 kg of explosives and took place on Cholnar-Kirandul road...
  • Gurgaon Traffic Police ASI Praveen Kumar highlights the dangers of his work 5 days ago

    ASI Praveen Kumar of Gurgaon Traffic Police appeals to the public to follow traffic rules. He says many a times people break traffic rules and also assault traffic constables. ...
  • Naxals strike again; seven policemen dead, 12 injured in an ambush in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh 1 week ago

    Raipur: Seven policemen were killed and a dozen were injured on Saturday evening in a Naxal ambush, triggering a gunbattle in the dense jungles of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh. The two-hour gunbattle took place in the worst-affected Pidmel-Polampalli area of the Sukma district when a squad of state police Special Task...
  • Chhattisgarh: Seven policemen killed, 10 injured by Naxals in Sukma district 1 week ago

    Sukma: Seven policemen were killed while 10 others were injured in an ambush by Naxals in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh. The encounter took place in the worst-affected Pidmel-Polampalli area of the district when a squad of state police STF was out on operations around noon. "Seven of our troops...
  • Murder convict disguises himself as visitor, escpaes from Bangalore Central Jail 1 week ago

    Bengaluru: A murder convict escaped from Bangalore Central Jail on Friday evening. Manjunath disguised himself as a visitor and escaped the prison. He was in the jail for past six years. Search operations have been launched by the police to apprehend him. ...
  • Ishrat case: Accused police officer seeks bail citing relief for Vanzara April 10, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Police officer NK Amin, an accused in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, on Friday sought bail citing the relief granted to IPS officer DG Vanzara despite his alleged prominent role in the crime. "As per the police report (charge sheet) filed by CBI, Vanzara was the main accused....
  • UP needs to tighten law and order situation: Rajnath Singh April 10, 2015

    Lucknow: Expressing concern over a spate of train loot incidents in Lucknow, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said there was a need to tighten law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. "I have come to know about incidents of loots in Lucknow. I will talk to the UP government and...
  • CCTV row: Fabindia's top executives appear before Goa Police April 10, 2015

    Panaji: Top officials of Fabindia, including its CEO and MD, on Friday appeared before Goa Police to record their statements in connection with a voyeurism case. Fabindia's Managing Director William Bissel, Chief Executive Officer Subrata Dutta, regional manager Ruchira Pujari, marketing chief Ramu Chandra, stores in-charge Kundan Gupta, E-commerce head Arun...
  • Delhi: Taxi driver arrested for trying to sexually assault woman in Dwarka April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: A taxi driver in Delhi has been arrested for trying to sexually assault a woman on Thursday in Dwarka. The driver reportedly stopped the car at a secluded area and tried to sexually assault her. The accused was arrested after the eyewitnesses informed the police team. A case has also...
  • Delhi Police recovers AK-47, rifle from former independent MLA Rambir Shokeen April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Special Cell on Friday recovered an AK-47 and SLR rifle from former independent MLA Rambir Shokeen's property. The information was revealed during the interrogation of Delhi's most wanted gangster Neeraj Bawana who was arrested recently. Shokeen joined the Congress party ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections in 2015. ...
  • Morena constable killing case: MP Police arrests driver, cleaner of dumper April 9, 2015

    Morena: In a latest development in the murder case of a police constable who was crushed to death allegedly by the sand mining mafia in Morena district, Madhya Pradesh Police on Thursday arrested the driver and cleaner of the tractor-trolley that ran over the constable. The driver has confessed to...
  • Watch: Female car driver crushes man to death in Delhi's Subhash Nagar April 9, 2015

    A man was crushed under the wheels of a car on Wednesday in Subhash Nagar in West Delhi. According to police, the female driver was learning how to drive and she suddenly lost control of the car and hit the victim. The victim was rushed to a nearby private hospital...
  • BJP protests outside Delhi CM Kejriwal's house over Turkman Gate road rage death case April 9, 2015

    New Delhi: The Turkman Gate road rage case in which a man was bludgeoned to death has turned into a full blown political war between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi. BJP leaders and workers held protests outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's house over...
  • Chittoor encounter: Families refuse to cremate bodies, seeks independent probe April 9, 2015

    Thiruvanamalai: There is no end to protests over the mysterious encounter and killing of 20 red sandalwood smugglers by Andhra Pradesh Police in Chittoor district of the state. Families of the two of the deceased placed their on the road in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvanamalai district demanding a credible independent probe...
  • UP: 11-year-old school student dies after being beaten up by principal in Barabanki April 9, 2015

    Barabanki: Uttar Pradesh Police on Thursday detained a school principal after he allegedly thrashed an 11-year-old class 3 student in Barabanki. The student was reportedly beaten after he was found with a stolen pencil and eraser. After the student reached home he complained of stomach ache and began vomiting blood....